Building peace in the minds of men and women

Working Group on the working methods of the Committee on Conventions and Recommendations (CR)

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 7 April 2015 -
10:00am to 6:00pm
France, Paris
Type of Event: 
Executive Board

The Committee on Conventions and Recommendations (CR) is composed of 30 members, five per regional group. Its mandate is to examine:
- the periodic reports of Members States on the implementation of Conventions and Recommendations;

- all communications relating to cases and questions concerning the exercise of human rights in the fields of competence of UNESCO;

- the report of the Joint ILO-UNESCO Committee of Experts on the Application of the Recommendation concerning the Status of Teachers;

- the reports of the Joint Expert Group (CR)/ECOSOC (CESCR) on the Monitoring of the Right to Education once a year.